Inspiration: We will consider how important the ability to see and observe with an eye for detail is for a successful artist.
Warms ups and skill practice:
Triangles, trying to make each side straight and the triangles perfect, shading each in with charcoal.
Tornado shapes practicing gray values from light to dark in charcoal.
Random shapes like jigsaw puzzles but making sure each one is different.
Perspective of a cube with vanishing points and eye view center, low, and high. This exercise includes several drawings of a cube.
Drawing our own shoe practicing the aforementioned skill of observation, using charcoal media.
Drawing a lighthouse in media of student's choice.
At home this week: find two or three leaves and sketch them in a great detail as possible.
Missed lessons can be made up on Thursday nights at South Columbia Baptist Church where I have a class from 6:30PM to 8:30PM